Heavy rains have been forecasted in various parts of the state of Telangana on Tuesday and Wednesday, according to the Hyderabad Meteorological Centre. The rains are expected to continue for the next few days, accompanied by thunderstorms and occasional hailstorms.
The districts of Nizamabad, Jagtial, Mulugu, Bhadradri-Kothagudem, Khammam, Nalgonda, Suryapet, Mahbubabad, Warangal, Hanmakonda, Yadadri-Bhuvanagiri, Ranga Reddy, Hyderabad, Medchal-Malkajgiri, Sangareddy, Medak, Kamareddy, Nagarkurnool, Wanaparthy, Adilabad, Kumaram Bheem Asifabad, Rajanna Sircilla, Siddipet, Vikarabad, and other districts have been put on high alert.
On Monday, a depression over the Bay of Bengal intensified into a cyclone named Nivar. It is currently located 3.1 to 5.8 kilometers above sea level in the coastal areas of the state. The state authorities have urged residents to remain cautious and take necessary precautions. Adequate measures have been taken to ensure the safety of the people and their properties.
Transportation services have been affected due to heavy rainfall and waterlogging in many areas. Trains and buses have been delayed or canceled, causing inconvenience to commuters. The authorities have advised people to avoid unnecessary travel and stay indoors unless absolutely necessary.
Farmers in the region have welcomed the heavy rainfall as it is beneficial for agriculture. The Agriculture Department has issued guidelines and advisories to farmers regarding crop protection and management during the heavy rains. They have been advised to take necessary steps to prevent damage to crops and livestock.
The State Disaster Response Force (SDRF) and National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) have been put on standby to deal with any emergency situations that may arise due to the heavy rains. The state government has set up control rooms in various districts to monitor the situation and coordinate rescue and relief operations if required.
The authorities have also urged the public to stay updated with the latest weather forecasts and advisories issued by the meteorological department. They have requested people to follow safety protocols and cooperate with the authorities during this time.
In conclusion, heavy rains have been forecasted in various parts of Telangana, causing inconvenience to the public and affecting transportation services. However, farmers are optimistic about the rainfall as it is beneficial for agriculture. The state government has taken necessary measures to ensure the safety of the people and their properties, and rescue and relief operations are on standby in case of emergencies.